Quotes: concentrate

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  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Don't dissipate your powers; strive to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but it will surely repent of every ill-judged outlay.
  • Al Oerter
    Al Oerter
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    As long as I can concentrate and remain somewhat calm, I can normally do very well.
  • Oprah Winfrey
    Oprah Winfrey
    American TV host, Actress 1954-
    Oprah Winfrey
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    Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.
  • Garry Kasparov
    Garry Kasparov
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    Chess helps you to concentrate, improve your logic. It teaches you to play by the rules and take responsibility for your actions, how to problem solve in an uncertain environment.
  • Alexander Graham Bell
    Alexander Graham Bell
    Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator 1847-1922
    Alexander Graham Bell
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    Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.
  • Andrew Carnegie
    Andrew Carnegie
    American industrialist 1835-1919
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    Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    Conversation should touch everything, but should concentrate itself on nothing.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
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    Don't think, feel....it is like a finger pointing a way to the moon. Don't concentrate on the finger or you will miss all that heavenly glory!
    Source: Bruce Lee: Enter the Dragon (1973)
  • James L. Hayes
    James L. Hayes
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    Effective managers live in the present but concentrate on the future.
  • Paul J. Meyer
    Paul J. Meyer
    American businessman and business consultant 1928-
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    Enter every activity without giving mental recognition to the possibility of defeat. Concentrate on your strengths, instead of your weaknesses... on your powers, instead of your problems.
  • Byron Nelson
    Byron Nelson
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    Every great player has learned the two Cs: how to concentrate and how to maintain composure.
    Source: Shape your swing the modern way (1976)
  • For eleven months and maybe about twenty days each year, we concentrate upon the shortcomings of others, but for a few days at the turn of the New Year we look at our own. It is a good habit.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Goals provide the energy source that powers our lives. One of the best ways we can get the most from the energy we have is to focus it. That is what goals can do for us; concentrate our energy.
  • Marquis de Sade
    Marquis de Sade
    French nobleman, revolutionary politician, philosopher, and writer 1740-1814
    Marquis de Sade
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    Hope is the most sensitive part of a poor wretch's soul; whoever raises it only to torment him is behaving like the executioners in Hell who, they say, incessantly renew old wounds and concentrate their attention on that area of it that is already lacerated.
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